Bracken Fern

Pteridium aquilinum

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Pteridium aquilinum (bracken, brake or common bracken), also known as "eagle fern," is a species of fern occurring in temperate and subtropical regions in both hemispheres. The extreme lightness of its spores has led to its global distribution.

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  1. (c) Russ Holmes, all rights reserved, uploaded by rnh152, https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/12132040
  2. (c) Russ Holmes, all rights reserved, uploaded by rnh152, https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/12132041
  3. (c) Russ Holmes, all rights reserved, uploaded by rnh152, https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/12132038
  4. (c) dloarie, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Don Loarie, http://www.flickr.com/photos/57556735@N08/6290400500
  5. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pteridium_aquilinum

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